Police release more details on suspect in Welland sexual assault investigation

CKTB - NEWS - Welland Sexual Assault Sept 17 2020

Niagara Regional Police are releasing more details about a suspect in a Welland sexual assault investigation.

Police are searching for a white man with broad shoulders and a muscular build after a woman in her 40s was attacked while jogging in the Prince Charles Drive and Fitch Street area around 7 a.m. yesterday.

An unknown man grabbed her, forced her to the ground, and sexually assaulted her before fleeing on foot.

The man is between 5'6 - 5'8 and wore dark shoes and a thin black hoodie with the hood up.

Anyone with more information, or possible surveillance footage of the incident, is urged to contact police at 905-688-4111 extension 5110.